A new study in China showed that intensive treatment for gum disease could help reduce blood pressure levels and inflammation in patients.
– High blood pressure is a risk factor for stroke and heart disease.
– Gum disease is a treatable condition.
– Gum disease and high blood pressure are common conditions in adults.
Schedule an appointment with your dentist who will check that your gums and teeth are healthy.
“Aggressively treating gum disease may help lower blood pressure in people at high risk for high blood pressure, according to new research.”
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